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Some Facts About Nuclear, Solar, and Wind Power

 Edward A. Keller
  16th-Jun-2008
Views: 2148
Domain: Energy
Category: Fossil Fuel/Nuclear
Contents:
SOME FACTS ABOUT NUCLEAR, SOLAR AND WIND POWER
by Edward A. Keller
Professor of Geology
University of California, Santa Barbara
From Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet, 4th edition (forthcoming edition in press) by D.
B. Botkin and E. A. Keller.)

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oday there are 104 commercial nuclear power plants in the U.S. These produce
about 20 percent of our electricity. About 440 nuclear powe ... See more

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